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Gay Couples Sue To Overturn Kan. Tax Filing Policy

Two married gay couples have filed a lawsuit to overturn a Kansas policy that prevents them from filing joint state income tax returns.

12/31/2013

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Teacher Asks For Apology After Gay Marriage Firing

A teacher who was fired from a Catholic girls high school in Little Rock after she married her female partner is asking for an apology.

10/22/2013

St. Clair County clerk Bob Delaney submitted his resignation Tuesday evening after 34 years in public service.

St. Clair County Clerk Bob Delaney Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Claim

After 34 years in public service, St. Clair County clerk Bob Delaney submitted his resignation Tuesday evening.

06/19/2013

Larry Conners

Larry Conners Files Discrimination Complaint

Conners had been employed by the station since 1986, but was fired a week ago after writing a controversial post on Facebook.

05/30/2013

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Holocaust Remembrance Day: “These Kind of Things Are Still Happening”

The Holocaust Museum and Learning Center in St. Louis has drawn a link between history and more modern events such as the killing of James Bird.

04/08/2013

Same-Sex Couples Now Welcome at Sikeston Prom

The approval follows the threat of a lawsuit by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

02/16/2013

Columbia

Columbia to Take Close Look at Housing Bias

The city will use $4,300 in federal funds for a study to be coordinated by Rigel Oliveri, associate professor of law at the University of Missouri.

12/26/2012

New twenty dollar bills at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, DC(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

Justice

Creve Coeur Passes Anti-Discrimination Law

The town’s city council voted unanimously Monday to update a non-discrimination ordinance.

07/24/2012

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Wells Fargo Pays $175M in Settlement

The settlement allegations that Wells Fargo steered African-American and Latino borrowers into risky subprime loans more often than white borrowers in similarly situations.

07/12/2012

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